Maryland Gaming Commission Approves Partnerships Between Casinos, Sportsbook OperatorsWhile sports betting licenses for five Maryland casinos remain in limbo, the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission on Thursday approved partnerships between sportsbook operators and the casinos awaiting final approval from a state commission.
State Panel Decides Not To Take Action On 5 Sports Wagering LicensesThe state’s sports betting panel met Wednesday and decided not to moved forward with the first sports betting licenses, leaving five casinos still waiting for approval on in-person wagering.
Sports Wagering In Maryland In Development Stage Before BetsSports wagering in Maryland is now authorized thanks to a 2020 ballot initiative and a 2021 law, but it may be until 2022 that gamblers get to make their bets on games.
Planned Third Weekly Powerball Drawing Will Lead To Bigger Jackpots, Officials SayPowerball is adding a third weekly drawing and a new feature called Double Play that will allow players in jurisdictions including Maryland another chance to match their numbers.
Stadium Authority Pushing For State Lawmakers To Make Changes To Sports Betting BillThe Maryland Stadium Authority is pushing to give the Orioles and the Ravens a bigger piece of sports betting.
Maryland Casinos Generate $126.2M During FebruaryThe state's six casinos are still feeling the brunt of the COVID-19 pandemic. They made about $126 million last month, down nearly 17% compared to last February.
Northern Virginia Gets A Taste Of Gaming With 'Horse Slots'Caesar's Palace it's not, but for the first time northern Virginia is getting in on the expansion of gambling that has been spreading throughout the state.
Sports Betting On Ballot In Maryland This Fall; Hogan Expects Measure To PassVoters in Maryland will be able to weigh in this fall on whether sports betting should be legal in the state.
Despite Pandemic, Maryland Lottery And Casinos Contribute $1.113 Billion To StateThe Maryland Lottery and six casinos contributed $1.113 billion to Maryland in fiscal year 2020 despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Thermal Imaging Cameras Among New Safety Measures At Maryland Live! Casino & HotelGov. Larry Hogan's order last week allows for casinos to reopen under new safety guidelines and capacity limits.
Maryland Senate OKs Sports Betting MeasureSports betting would be allowed at Maryland's six casinos, horse racing tracks and potentially at a Washington Redskins stadium, under a measure the Maryland Senate approved Tuesday.
Maryland Lawmaker Introduces Bill To Educate Youth On Potential Risks Of GamblingA Maryland bill that would allow lessons on the risks associated with gambling — including addiction prevention — to be added to the high school health curriculum passed in the state Senate on Feb. 21.
Maryland Lawmakers Seek Repeal Of Vote To Expand GamblingState analysts project Maryland's six casinos will generate about $1.8 billion in gross gambling revenue in fiscal year 2021.
Bill To Legalize Online Sports Betting In The Works For MarylandLegalized sports betting lives to fight another day.
Baltimore's Horseshoe Casino Shows Off $15M Expansion Of Outdoor Gaming AreaWhile it may be nearly winter, that didn't stop Baltimore's Horseshoe Casino from unveiling its new $15 million outdoor entertainment space on Thursday.